Glucophage® helps treat diabetes by reducing the amount of sugar you absorb from the food you eat. It also reduces the amount of sugar made by your liver. Glucophage® increases your body’s response to insulin and this helps to keep your blood sugar in control.
some stomach discomfort such as nausea, vomiting, wind (gas), indigestion or diarrhea. This is expected and will pass with time. Take Glucophage® with food as this will help reduce the stomach discomfort, unusual taste in the mouth.
Renal disease or renal dysfunction which may also result from conditions such as cardiovascular collapse (shock), acute myocardial infarction, Congestive heart failure requiring pharmacologic treatment. Known hypersensitivity to metformin hydrochloride.